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Correctional Facility Pharmacist at Rx relief®

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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Correctional Facility Pharmacist

Job Description

Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Correctional Facility Pharmacist. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We are seeking a Correctional Facility Pharmacist in the Sacramento, CA area. As a member of our team you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!

Correctional Facility Pharmacist

Job Responsibilities

  • Review and verify prescription/medication order(s) from the Pharmacist-in-Charge, CEO/CME, or other authorized Correctional Facility prescribers for completeness, correctness, authenticity and legality
  • Assess prescription/medication order(s) against patient's/youth's medical profile for improper drug selection, under-dosage, dosage, over-dosage, drug interactions, dosage form and delivery system
  • Assess prescription against Correctional Facility Formulary for compliance, and refer non-formulary requests as required for approval when necessary
  • Manage or directly prepare, manufacture, compound and dispense drugs and pharmaceutical preparations
  • Manage or directly perform computer order entry and type prescription labels
  • Manage or directly fill prescription/medication orders and prepare or check lV. Admixtures as required
  • Provide consultations to Correctional Facility medical staff and the Medical Authorization Review Committee and provide discharge consultations as required
  • Supervise and directly maintain records of drugs, poisons, and narcotics as required by Federal and State Laws
  • Supervise and directly maintain records of drugs, poisons, and chemicals received, on hand and dispensed
  • Implement and/or maintain medication delivery systems in accordance with directives from the Correctional Facility  System wide P&T Committee
  • As required by the Pharmacist-in-Charge, assist in the preparation of estimates for the requisition of drugs required
  • Monitor and instruct Pharmacy Technicians in standard and routine phases of the work, as appropriate
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Correctional Facility Pharmacist

Job Requirements

Do you have experience as a Correctional Facility Pharmacist or in Retail Pharmacy? If the answer is yes, then we want you on our team! Apply Today!

Specific Correctional Facility Pharmacist requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the Sacramento, CA area
  • Licensure requirements: Must have valid, open and active California Pharmacist license
  • Education: B.S. or Pharm D
  • Years of experience: 1+ year(s) of recent pharmacy experience within a retail/outpatient/prison setting
  • Schedule: Varies
  • Length of Assignment: Temporary (3-12 months)
  • Pay: Inquire 
  • Background/drug requirements: Ability to successfully complete background check, client health screening criteria and drug screen

Correctional Facility Pharmacist


At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
  • Vision/Dental
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria Plans
  • Free CE
  • Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Correctional Facility Pharmacist

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